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TelePacific Communications Signs Multiple Commercial IP Migration Agreements With AT&T

Collaboration Provides Evolutionary Blueprint for IP-Based Services

DALLAS AND LOS ANGELES, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TelePacific Communications and AT&T* have negotiated multiple agreements that enable TelePacific to accelerate its migration to IP-based services such as Ethernet data and IP voice. These groundbreaking agreements allow for the smooth migration to IP-based services while legacy TDM services remain available.

"We value our long-standing relationship with AT&T Wholesale. We're committed to supporting our customers' requirements today at the same time that we rapidly bring them new capabilities that will help them grow their businesses. These agreements are an important part of that equation.  Our customers want solutions that fit their connectivity, cloud and continuity needs and AT&T's flexibility in working with us is helping TelePacific deliver them," said Dick Jalkut, president and CEO of TelePacific.

TelePacific Communications is an award-winning business communications solutions provider. The company was recognized as a top 5 carrier by Telecom Association members and was voted the number 1 CLEC.

"TelePacific is a very valuable customer and these negotiated agreements are the result of a highly collaborative effort between both companies," said Jose Gutierrez, president, Wholesale Solutions and Access Management, AT&T Business Solutions. "This effort is a significant step forward for TelePacific to evolve from TDM to IP solutions and truly reflects our commitment to enabling our customers' success."

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

About TelePacific
TelePacific Communications provides comprehensive connectivity, cloud and continuity solutions to more than 40,000 small and medium sized businesses (SMBs). Headquartered in Los Angeles, the Company serves companies and organizations anchored in California, Nevada and Texas. Its multiple award-winning network and communications solutions and focus on customer service have powered 48 consecutive quarters of growth. TelePacific's broad portfolio of customer solutions enables anywhere-to-anywhere communications, at any speed, helps businesses run more efficiently, improves collaboration and helps ensure against business interruptions. For more information, go to http://www.telepacific.com.

About AT&T
AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the most honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates – AT&T operating companies – are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and internationally. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation's most reliable 4G LTE network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in mobile Internet, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide of any U.S. carrier, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries.  It also offers advanced TV service with the AT&T U-verse® brand. The company's suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most advanced in the world.

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